Delmar continues to offer Europe and Asia to North America Air Freight Options

Delmar would like to advise customers that despite recent world events that have caused passenger airlines to suspend many routes, we continue to offer air freight options in even the hardest hit regions.  China  Cargo is moving in and out of the country via air commercial charter services. Ocean to air services are also available. Italy …

Chinese New Year Extended Through February 9, 2020, in Additional Provinces

Per the latest developments associated with the coronavirus, the government of China has once again extended the Chinese Lunar New Year in additional provinces. As a result, please note that all Delmar China offices are now closed and will re-open on February 10, 2020. Rest assured that key personnel will continue to work remotely in order to maintain operations in the region.  Delmar will continue…

Critical Cargo Updates from China – January 30, 2020

As Delmar is closely monitoring the coronavirus outbreak in China, we have gathered the following critical updates from the region: Air Cargo Out of an abundance of caution, in some cases due to government advisories, several airlines have temporarily suspended flights to China, affecting commercial cargo schedules globally. For example, Air Canada has ceased flights to China…

Chinese New Year Holiday Extended Through February 2

In an effort to better contain the coronavirus, the government of China has announced that the Lunar New Year holiday, originally scheduled to end on January 30th, will now be extended through February 2nd.  Delmar will continue to closely monitor the China-North America freight lane and provide updates, as necessary.  For additional information, please contact…

Winter Storm Causes Delays at the Port of Vancouver

Due to an abnormally high snowfall in the region, delays are expected in regards to cargo movement at the Port of Vancouver.  In addition to hampered port efforts, truck drivers are also experiencing pickup delays due to the main port access street (Knight Street) currently closed to traffic. With more snow forecast for this evening,…

CN and Teamsters Canada Rail Conference reach tentative agreement

Canadian National Railway (CN) and the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC-CTY), the union representing 3,200 CN Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons, have reached a tentative agreement, ending the week-long strike.  This agreement will allow for CN employees to return to work at 2 p.m. local times Tuesday. Yard assignments will begin at 6 a.m. local times Wednesday. Note that…